The world’s energy ministers gather in the Öresund region

On 23–24 May, Sweden, Denmark, Finland, Norway, the European Commission and the Nordic Council of Ministers will host the Clean Energy Ministerial and Mission Innovation in Malmö and Copenhagen.

The theme of the third Mission Innovation (MI-3) and the ninth Clean Energy Ministerial (CEM9) is Energy Integration and Transition: towards a competitive and innovative low carbon economy. The focus is on developing and spreading clean energy technology for the needs of the future. The meetings will bring together energy ministers from the world's foremost energy nations, and representatives of business, research and academia, civil society and international organisations. They are working together to achieve the common goal of speeding up the transition to sustainable energy.

"Hosting these meetings is an important undertaking for Sweden, our Nordic neighbours and the European Commission to contribute to global efforts in sustainable energy systems. International research and innovation cooperation are key to achieving this goal and will greatly benefit Sweden," says Minister for Policy Coordination and Energy Ibrahim Baylan.

MI-3 in Malmö and CEM9 in Copenhagen will gather representatives from the governments of Argentina, Australia, Austria, Brazil, Canada, Chile, China, Denmark, Finland, France, Germany, India, Indonesia, Italy, Japan, Mexico, the Netherlands, Norway, Poland, Russia, Saudi Arabia, South Africa, South Korea, Sweden, the United Arab Emirates, the United Kingdom and the United States, as well as European Commission Vice-President for the Energy Union Maroš Šefčovič and European Commissioner for Climate Action and Energy Miguel Arias Cañete.

Contact

Sami Mashial
Press Secretary to Minister for Policy Coordination and Energy Ibrahim Baylan
Phone (switchboard) +46 8 405 10 00
Mobile +46 76 144 17 03
email to Sami Mashial, via senior registry clerk

Global energy meetings in the Öresund region

On 21–25 May, Nordic Clean Energy Week will be held in different locations in Malmö, Lund and Copenhagen. The Nordic energy ministers will hold their annual meeting on 22 May. On 23 and 24 May, the ninth Clean Energy Ministerial and third Mission Innovation will bring together energy ministers from the Nordic countries, the EU and the G20 countries to advance the development of clean energy.